Dealing with Incidents
Bad things happen, even to the most security-conscious organizations. As an IT security professional, you need to know how to respond to negative events. This chapter explores responses to incidents ranging from the minor (like a system crash) to the major (natural disaster wiping out the company HQ) in three modules:
• Incident Response
• Continuity of Operations and Disaster Recovery
Module 10-1: Incident Response
This module covers the following CompTIA Security+ objective:
• 5.4 Given a scenario, follow incident response procedures
Most organizations can’t afford to wonder if an incident will ever happen to them; they need to wonder when, because negative events or incidents will happen ...